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Using Video for Assessment

Susan Fairest and Jill Machon decided to use video assessment for a piece of group work to make it more exciting for the students. The raison d’etre for choosing this method was that “At Level 5 they get a lot … Continue reading

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Online or Offline; Audio Feedback

How do you want to mark? I want to record audio feedback for my students so they can get useful and detailed feedback quickly! Working Offline; You can easily record audio feedback by booking out a recorder from the SBS … Continue reading

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Embedding YouTube Videos to your Blackboard site

Embedding YouTube videos is quick and easy when you follow these simple steps. Firstly, go to YouTube video you wish to add to your Blackboard site. Now click on the share button underneath this video, and then click on ‘embed’. … Continue reading

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Offline; Audio Feedback

Q. How do you want to mark? I want to record audio feedback for my students so they can get useful and detailed feedback quickly!  Working Offline; You can easily record audio feedback by booking out a recorder from the … Continue reading

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Create QR Codes

What are they? QR codes are like a online barcode that consists of a mix of squares, which act as a link to a webpage. These codes can be scanned via smart devices and the person scanning the code will … Continue reading

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Using live a twitter stream in lectures

One of our lecturers tried an experiment – trialling the use of twitter in lectures. He set up his powerpoint slides with #tags relating to various topics and got his students to post comments / answer questions. Below is his … Continue reading

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